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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly lodge with free breakfast and restaurant


This family-friendly Marloth Park lodge is located in a national park, 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Lionspruit Game Reserve, and within 20 mi (32 km) of Kwa Madwala Game Reserve and Kruger National Park Crocodile Bridge Gate. Kruger National Park Malelane Gate is 21.9 mi (35.3 km) away.

Property Features

This lodge features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a children's pool.

Room Amenities

All 6 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies, room service, and Egyptian cotton sheets.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The lodge offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the lodge's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This family-friendly lodge also offers a children's pool, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Needles Lodge has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 6 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 2003 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 

Where to Eat

A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 7:00 AM and 9:00 AM.

Needles Lodge has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM


Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 350.00 (one way), (from 1 to 18 years old)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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